Living and volunteering in an eco-comunity in Paredones, Bolivia.



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    We started comunity life in paredones since we took the initiative to organise the first cultural encounter off paredones in april 2013, we live with 2 , 3 permanent members, a number we'd like to broaden and actually are living in tents, constructing the comunitarian kitchen,with ecotechniques like stone-mud-brick and tavike and have a working breadcooperative with two members, for gardening we're into permaculture, oriental or occidental or non dogmatic ecological approach, we also have some beehives-there's a big biodiversity around the place-- actually we are having more a temporal group life , working on sustainablity, with a big focus on renewable energy: wind, solar,water, bio...

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Art Projects

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    living in nature, recycling, sharpening off problemsolving in a creative way, work and live together comunitarian, renewable energy,medicinal plants, bioconstruction, project thinking, whole grain bread making,ecological living,clowning ,juggling, bodypractice _yoga, tai chi chuan,....skills

  • Help


    According to your proposals and needs off the comunity we work out a program together, we prefer volunteers interested in building comunity and with social interests towards the surrounding comunity off paredones
    we can offer yoga on daily basis shared by pedro pajarito -clown also there's more focus on alternative energy now.
    when there's trust you can enter in the whole grain bread cooperative on a temporal base. we share the meals comunitarian.

  • Languages spoken

    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    French: Fluent
    Dutch: Fluent
    Portuguese: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    tents and cooking on comunal woodfire

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Expect a very simple lifestyle under the stars in tents with woodfire and a river to swim in. nature can be romantic on one end and hard on the other, a good health is important.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    maximum 3 hours, 5 days a week (food not included)

Host ref number: 259765946393